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Henry at Hanover Courthouse E-15 | Marker History

Henry at Hanover Courthouse Marker, E-15

Six miles east still stands Hanover Courthouse, in which, December, 1763, Patrick Henry delivered his great speech in the "Parsons' Cause," when he denounced the British government for vetoing an act of the Virginia General Assembly.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1961
Region: Richmond Region
Geographic Location: Hanover County
Physical Description of Location: Ashland, VA 23005. Located on Washington Hwy (Hwy 1), less than 1/5 of a mile north of the intersection of Washington Hwy (Hwy 1) and England Street (Rt. 54). Marker is on the right when traveling north on Washington Hwy (Hwy 1).
GPS Location: 37.7610058910,-77.4714189250
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